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Don't fall for grandparent scam, N.D. attorney general says

Published 01/27/2009, The Jamestown Sun

Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem today warned North Dakotans of imposters calling senior citizens identifying themselves as their grandchild and requesting money for an emergency situation. The con artist asks the grandparent to wire money to Canada for the fees or fines the alleged grandchild has to pay to be released from jail or to re-enter the United States.

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